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Former employee arrested for cheating British Council

Former acting Head of Internal Services at the Council, Marcello Philbert, along with his in-laws, had forged documents.

Press Trust Of India

Updated:December 11, 2012, 10:31 PM IST
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Former employee arrested for cheating British Council
Former acting Head of Internal Services at the Council, Marcello Philbert, along with his in-laws, had forged documents.

Chennai: A former employee of the British Council in Chennai was on Tuesday arrested for allegedly cheating the Council of Rs 62.5 lakh, police said. Former acting Head of Internal Services at the Council, Marcello Philbert, along with his in-laws, had forged documents.

Padmapriya, Head Sources, South India British Council Division, in her complaint said Philbert, along with his in-laws, Dominic Mages and Brice Antony Magee, forged documents in the name of JMJ Enterprises to show that the firm supplied stationery, toiletries and cleaning materials and thus cheated the Council of Rs 62.5 lakh, police said.

Central Crime Branch registered a case under various sections of the Indian Penal Code, including 465 (forgery) and 471 (using as genuine a forged (document or electronic record), a police release said.

Philbert was produced before the Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Court at Egmore which remanded him to judicial custody at Puzhal prison, it said. His accomplices are still at large, it added.

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